Mayor Bill De Blasio Says Phase One Of Reopening NYC Could Start In JuneNew York City has been the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, and now the Big Apple could be close to phase one of reopening; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Gov. Murphy Updates On COVID-19's Impact On New Jersey Economy, JobsWhile the rate of COVID-19 infections continues to drop in New Jersey, the economic toll is growing as now 1 in 7 working-age adults in the state are seeking unemployment benefits from a system crippled by the massive backlog of claims.
Customers Return To Restaurants, Retail Stores In ConnecticutConnecticut took its first step toward reopening Wednesday. Eager customers returned to restaurants and retail stores for the first time since mid-March; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Hundreds Of New York Small Businesses Demand To ReopenSmall businesses in the city are calling on state officials to allow them to reopen.
Connecticut Restaurants, Retail Welcome Customers For Phase One Of ReopeningWednesday was the day many people in Connecticut have been waiting for -- Phase One of the state's reopening; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Connecticut Restaurant Owners Thrilled To Be Reopening On WednesdayConnecticut will begin its Phase 1 reopening plan on Wednesday. Many businesses, including retail stores and outdoor dining, will reopen with new safety measures in place. CBS2's Dana Tyler reports.
CBS2 Exclusive: NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Answers Questions From Kristine JohnsonFrom coronavirus shutdowns, to business violations, to plans forward toward reopening, CBS2's Kristine Johnson questioned Gov. Phil Murphy on how New Jersey is planning Phase 2 of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gym In South Jersey Reopens Again, Receives 2nd ViolationA gym in South Jersey that reopened for business in defiance of Gov. Phil Murphy's coronavirus precaution orders opened its door again on Tuesday. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Not Everyone Is In Favor Of Opening Businesses In New JerseySome business owners told CBS2's Jessica Layton they still don't feel comfortable due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
New Jersey Protestors Demand State Let Them Reopen Businesses NowProtestors gathered at a gym in Hillsborough, New Jersey, to say Gov. Phil Murphy's ordering of select businesses to close was un-Constitutional and violated their rights. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Coronavirus In New Jersey: Next Phase Of Reopening Nears As More Businesses ReturnGov. Phil Murphy is looking to the second phase of reopening New Jersey while some non-essential businesses reopened on Sunday. CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Brooklyn Businesswoman's Plea To Reopen Goes ViralIt's been almost eight weeks since Gov. Andrew Cuomo ordered non-essential businesses to close, and there's a dire prediction that many will never reopen; CBS2's Tony Aiello checked in with one Brooklyn businesswoman whose plea for help has gone viral on social media.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Murphy On COVID-19 Measures In New JerseyGov. Phil Murphy shared an update on the status of coronavirus measures in New Jersey on Saturday, May 16, 2020.
NJ Business Owners Threaten To Reopen Early, Defy Executive OrderThere's a growing movement of businesses in New Jersey defying stay-at-home orders. Owners say the risk of reopening far outweighs the consequences of staying closed; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Coronavirus In New Jersey: Gov. Murphy On Elective Surgeries And 10,000th COVID-19 DeathGov. Phil Murphy announced New Jersey has seen more than 10,000 deaths related to COVID-19 as of Friday, just as he took another step to reopening the state with elective surgeries resumed.
New York State On PAUSE Extended To June 13Gov. Andrew Cuomo has extended the stay-at-home order for New York State until June 13. CBS2's John Dias has the latest.
Long Island Duck Farmers Struggling, But Adapting To Business Amid Coronavirus PandemicThe earth has shifted under New York's farm-to-table supply chain. Farmers of an iconic staple, Long Island Duck, are struggling but adapting; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Bronx Beauty Salons, Barber Shops Pleading To ReopenIn the Bronx, beauty salons and barber shops are pleading to reopen. They're tightly knit into the fabric of the community and they've been struggling; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
New Jobless Numbers Released TodayJobless numbers will be released this morning and they're expected to show that millions more Americans have filed for unemployment. It comes as many across this area are still waiting for their first unemployment check to arrive. CBS2's John Dias reports.
New York City Council Passes Bills To Help Small BusinessesThe New York City Council passed a series of bills Wednesday to help small businesses.
New York City Council Passes Series Of Bill Promising Relief For Restaurants, Small BusinessesHelp may be on the way for restaurants and small businesses struggling in New York City. A series of bills passed the City Council on Wednesday afternoon, promising some relief; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
NJ Governor Announces New Plan For Retail Stores, Non-Essential ConstructionNew Jersey is taking a big step toward getting the economy back up and running. Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday that non-essential construction will begin next week, along with a new plan for retail stores; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Dr. Fauci Warns Against Reopening Too SoonAs some parts of the country start to reopen their economies, there's a warning from the nation's leading infectious disease specialist Dr. Anthony Fauci. He says reopening too soon could cause serious repercussions. CBS2's John Dias reports.
LI Business Owners Demand Region Reopen NowNassau and Suffolk counties are close to meeting the state's requirements for starting to reopen, but a group of business owners say "close" is not enough; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.